Log In Sign Up

Do you keep wrapped presents under the tree?


Forum: 2008 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2008 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
December 10th, 2012, 12:07 PM
Twinkle's Avatar Platinum Super Mommy
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: New York
Posts: 57,412
Do you leave wrapped presents under the tree leading up to Christmas?
__________________

Check out Justmommies Blogs!



Are you interested in hosting a chat? Or maybe setting up a chat time for your board? Send me a PM for openings and more information!!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
December 10th, 2012, 02:42 PM
Ali15's Avatar LovingMy3Miracles
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 4,175
Maybe we would if they didn't get wrapped on Christmas Eve....

So pretty much we do the night before Christmas morning.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
December 10th, 2012, 02:43 PM
Julka
Guest
Posts: n/a
No, we don't. Santa comes the night of the 24th and ALL the presents are from him Also, I wouldn't want the baby to mess with them and I just LOVE the surprise on the kids' faces when they get up Christmas morning!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
December 10th, 2012, 03:51 PM
KellersMom517's Avatar Emily-Mom to Keller Henry
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 7,792
This year I hope to. We are in Maine for Christmas anyway so they wouldn't show up under our tree, and Santa's gifts stay hidden. But other peoples gifts go under there, grouped by family.
__________________


Isla 10/27/10 and Keller 4/26/08
Reply With Quote
  #5  
December 10th, 2012, 04:10 PM
ethansmom0408's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: DE
Posts: 4,756
We put them under the tree on Christmas Eve. I also want to see his face on Christmas morning.
__________________
Thank you Claire1979!





Reply With Quote
  #6  
December 10th, 2012, 06:13 PM
happyhme44's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 4,747
HA... I admit I am also a last minute present wrapper. I admit sometimes when I would have a school deadline I would be wrapping at midnight or 1am. lol This year my class ends on the 21st, so I might actually be early. Regardless I love to see her light up on Christmas morning. There is NO way I want anything under the tree until then. I cannot wait.
__________________

~Thank you Claire for my beautiful siggy!~


Reply With Quote
  #7  
December 10th, 2012, 09:10 PM
Just_Marie's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 28,173
only the ones I have the kids buy/wrap for each other and for dh from them, then they're not tempted to play with them, the rest go out on Christmas morning
__________________

Lucky mother to five!





Reply With Quote
  #8  
December 11th, 2012, 05:53 AM
youngwoman's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Georgia
Posts: 11,950
I've placed gifts for other family members under the tree, either before they've come to visit or before I ship them. She wasn't tempted by those, so they were safe! Ideally, I would love to set out the gifts that our families ship to us as they arrive and then obviously save the Santa gifts and the ones for each other to put out on Christmas Eve. Not sure if her self-control is there yet...
__________________
Thanks to Kiliki for my super cute siggy!

Reply With Quote
  #9  
December 11th, 2012, 02:10 PM
MommyToCooper's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Michigan
Posts: 2,437
I usually put out the non-Santa gifts a few days before but I might wait until Christmas day this year. Most are sitting in a big box on our hearth (wrapped) right now. Cooper either hasn't noticed or doesn't care. I think if they were under the tree there would be more temptation to try to peek.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10  
December 14th, 2012, 04:09 AM
alanahs_mama's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Ohio
Posts: 137
I usually do have all the presents under the tree-but this year my daughters Christmas Present is opening all the presents with his claws so I had to put them in a closet.
Reply With Quote
  #11  
December 15th, 2012, 02:29 PM
HS&Fsmom's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NC
Posts: 2,611
The ones we have done are on a table in the entryway on a festive tablecloth. I don't trust my beagles with them on the floor.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #12  
December 19th, 2012, 03:39 PM
Mommy2Hunter's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: KY
Posts: 3,896
Santa only brings one gift and fills the stockings. The rest of the gifts go under the tree as we wrap/buy them.
__________________
Mom to Hunter (10) and Elijah (5). Wife of 12 years to John. Christian, homesteader, photographer, and blogger.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:45 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0